Permanent
Engineer
Building Services
South West
£40,000 - £60,000

Mechanical Engineer - Heritage Restoration

Ref: 10427| Posted: 28th Jun 2021

Mechanical Engineer - Heritage Restoration 

An opportunity has arisen for an experienced Mechanical Engineer based in the Southampton area. Our client are an established and growing building services engineering consultancy working in various sectors including high end heritage and bespoke refurbishment sector.

What you'll be doing day to day

  • Ascertaining Clients requirements 
  • Specialising in design concepts for heating and ventilation systems for heritage sites 
  • Working alongside the client's stakeholders, Project Managers and delivery team to ensure scheme designs are value engineered and adhere to client specifications whilst retaining appropriate levels of operational security and full compliance with all relevant Health, Safety and Environmental legislation
  • To prepare and review detailed engineering calculations and solutions from inception to completion 
  • To closely coordinate design production 
  • Attend internal and external design reviews and where applicable progress meetings
  • To promote innovation and challenge parties involved to ensure cost effectiveness in all design activities
  • Mentor and guide developing junior engineers within the team

The experience and skills we're looking for in a candidate

  • An industry applicable BEng, BSc or equivalent in a mechanical discipline
  • Chartered Engineer (or ready and able to progress to Chartered)
  • Experience and understanding of heating and ventilation systems for heritage projects 
  • Commercial and contractual awareness
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft and Google packages
  • Experience with relevant engineering software packages 
  • Desire to understand and promote the company purpose, vision, values and culture
  • Trustworthy and ethical approach, exercising discretion where required
  • Organised, structured and professional, with a passion for excellence

Benefits and opportunity 

  • Competitive salary and package
  • Continual training and development 
  • Experienced and long established management team with a focus on gaining chartership for all employees 
  • Clear route to progress to more senior lead role 
  • Company with a portfolio of high end clients and bespoke work across the UK